After writing the power of photo journaling yesterday, I decided to write another journal post! 2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, from natural disasters to the biggest world crisis we have seen since World War 2, which has a major impact on mental health across the globe. Ever since my country was put … Continue reading Burn it all.
I have come to realise that I have not actually been posting as much as usual. Sorry about that, what can I say? Student life gets to you eventually. So I thought to kick off the first post of many, I would write a poem (much like the first post I ever did on this … Continue reading First post in a while! (Sorry about that)
What is happiness I hear you say?What helps us smile on those dreary days?What sends a tingle through our bones? What helps us talk in cheerful tones?You must look within yourself when times are blue, because happiness is a thing that lives within you.
In my 20 years, there was no harder moment than when I decided to tell my parents about my rape. For almost a year I kept my thoughts and emotions to myself, refusing to tell a soul. I wish I could tell you that it was easy, the best thing I had ever done, but … Continue reading How to open up about your sexual assault
The truth is, I hate my life. I wake up every morning wishing it was my last. I kiss my family goodnight and pray that I won't wake up the next morning. I wish that I wouldn't have to live another day, won't have to suffer anymore. Because every day is a battle. I spend … Continue reading The Truth
I realise that I have shared stories in the past, mostly about how I have overcome struggles in my life, but I have never actually shared the real story. BY this, I mean the story that defines my life, and changed me for both the better and for the worse. These are not the type … Continue reading My Story